Forces - Going Faster
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Forces - Going Faster

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Lots of things move about, on the spot or from place to place. We use force to move about, and animals move about too. Planes, trains, cars and ships move from place to place. They carry people and goods. How fast we are moving is called our speed. Scientists studying forces watch things moving and work out their speed. Can you answer all these questions about being on the move?

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1.
These girls are running hard. Running takes a lot of energy. We get our energy from our ____.
Sleep
Food
Hair
Hands
Have you ever been told that you need to run off some energy? What do people mean when they say this?
2.
Maria lives in Manchester. She goes to London. She takes the train. The train has wheels. It runs on ______.
Roads
Streets
Runways
Tracks
Have you ever been on a high-speed train? Where did you go?
3.
Adam is running in a race. He starts to accelerate. Adam is then going ______.
Less quickly
Backwards
Slower
Faster
When a car accelerates it starts to go faster
4.
On our roads, we measure the speed of cars and trucks in:
Meters per second
Seconds
Miles
Miles per hour
The police use speed cameras to spot cars that are going too fast
5.
The picture shows a speed limit sign near Adil’s home. What is the speed limit near Adil’s home?
70 miles per hour
40 miles per hour
30 miles per hour
3 miles per hour
What is the speed limit near your home?
6.
When you go faster than walking, you are _______.
Hopping
Dawdling
Running
Crawling
Who is the fastest runner in your class?
7.
How fast you are going is called your _____.
Time
Speed
Energy
Force
The cheetah is the fastest land animal. It has a top speed of 75 miles per hour (120 kilometers per hour)
8.
Cars use gasoline or diesel to make them go. The further they go, the more gasoline or diesel they use. Gasoline and diesel are called _____.
Fuels
Food
Flavours
Fruits
Gasoline and diesel are fuels. They give cars the energy to go
9.
Mark’s Mom works in a city. To get to work, she catches a ___.
Cold
Ball
Bus
Bicycle
Do you go on a bus? Where do you go?
10.
After crawling, a baby starts to ____.
Walk
Run
Laugh
Cry
A baby that has just started to walk is called a toddler
Author:  David Bland

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